Cinco de Mayo (Canceled)

We regret that this event has been canceled due to measures regarding COVID-19

Watch the 2019 Cinco de Mayo live entertainment on our YouTube channel @MontParkTV

Learn How to Make a Maraca at Home

On behalf of the Cinco de Mayo Committee and the Recreation and Community Services Department, please find a few ideas to learn about and experience some Mexican culture with your kids, wherever you may be enjoying the holiday.

The 38th Annual Cinco de Mayo Celebration - CANCELED

The City of Monterey Park’s Cinco de Mayo Committee extends an invitation to the community to attend the annual Cinco de Mayo celebration at Barnes Park. This festive day features a wide variety of entertainers including folklorico dancers, mariachis and other traditional Mexican music. 

  • Sunday, May 3, 2020, from 1-6 p.m. at the Barnes Park Amphitheater.
  • Free live entertainment includes mariachis, folklorico dancing and more.
  • Watch and hear the entertainers from the 2019 Cinco de Mayo event on our MPK-TV YouTube Channel.

Entertainment Scheduled from 1pm - 6pm


An essential part of the Cinco De Mayo event is the support for surrounding Businesses, Community leaders, and residents. One of the highlights of the day is the raffle drawing, with prizes ranging from free car washes to piñatas, and free dinners at local restaurants. A second drawing will be made for the popular money hat.

Sponsors and Raffle Donors
This event is possible due to the work of dedicated volunteers and the generous support of the community. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, or would like to donate raffle prize please contact the Recreation Department at 626-307-1388. Cinco de Mayo Celebration sponsors: 

Sponsors and Donors List 2019 Updated 5-27
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